Maritime Safety

April 16, 2018 - 06:08:49 am

The preparedness of the Fire Service Department of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA) has been greatly enhanced with the...

April 16, 2018 - 05:58:11 am

The National Chief Commodore of Sea Scouts, Mr Lanre Ibrahim, has assured commuters plying the waterways of adequate security and...

April 09, 2018 - 07:40:28 am

The Lagos Maritime Security Zone of the Port Facility Security Officers (PFSO) forum has proposed a regional maritime security...

Members of the Nigerian navy during the recent joint exercise with their Canadian Navy counterpart 

April 09, 2018 - 06:55:21 am

 The Nigerian Navy Ship (NNS) DELTA has handed over two impounded ocean-going vessels to the officials of the Economic and...

April 09, 2018 - 06:42:41 am

By Anna Cunningham   The warm waters of the Gulf of Guinea beyond the bustling navy dockyard in southern Lagos, Nigeria, can be...

April 09, 2018 - 06:37:36 am

Germany has handed over maritime security equipment to the Multi-national Maritime Coordination Centre (MMCC) in Accra, Ghana to...

April 09, 2018 - 06:36:31 am

Governments will have to compromise to enable the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to set an ambitious strategy for the...

The Nigerian Navy, participating in operation Obangame in a bid to secure the nation’s maritime domain last week

March 26, 2018 - 05:07:05 am

The Nigerian Navy yesterday deployed four warships and two helicopters in a joint multinational maritime exercise codenamed “...

March 26, 2018 - 05:02:48 am

The Nigerian Navy says it would provide additional training to officers and ratings as part of measures to stop illegalities on...

March 26, 2018 - 05:01:29 am

The British Government on Thursday warned that the amount of plastic in the world’s oceans is expected to triple within a decade...

March 26, 2018 - 04:59:47 am

Europe’s top shipping nations have been identified as one of the worst performers in International Maritime Organization’s (IMO)...

The 16 suspects being investigated by the EFCC, shortly after their arrest by the Nigerian Navy Forward Operation Base in Bonny, Rivers for alleged oil theft  

March 19, 2018 - 05:42:19 am

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has launched investigation of 16 foreigners arrested for alleged oil theft in...

March 19, 2018 - 05:27:14 am

The Nigerian Navy Forward Operating Base (FOB), Ibaka, Mbo Local Government Area of Akwa Ibom, has arrested three suspects over...

March 19, 2018 - 05:23:39 am

The hope of nine Nigerian youths and a national of Niger Republic for greener pastures in Europe through vessels was dashed after...

March 19, 2018 - 05:09:45 am

The development of the remote and autonomous (R&A) shipping has become one of the hottest topics in the industry over the...

 The Flag Officer Commanding, Western Naval Command, Rear Adm. Sylvanus Abbah presenting a plaque to the Commander, Royal Canadian Navy, Vice Adm. Ron Llyod during a port call to the command in Apapa, Lagos.

March 12, 2018 - 06:27:20 am

The Nigerian Navy (NN) has said it was seeking new ways of combating current and emerging threats in the maritime domain. The...

March 12, 2018 - 06:23:37 am

The Canadian Naval Ships, HMCS SUMMERSIDE and HMCS KINGSTON, on Friday berthed in Lagos to foster the existing bilateral...

March 12, 2018 - 06:22:04 am

Requirements for ships to collect data on their fuel oil consumption entered into force on 1 March. Other important amendments to...

March 12, 2018 - 06:11:58 am

Suspected Sea Pirates have killed two persons and injured three others in Ayama community, Ogbia Local Government Area of Bayelsa...

March 05, 2018 - 06:34:20 am

Armed pirates have attacked two vessels in separate incidents last week off the coast of Bonny Island in the Niger Delta. ...

March 05, 2018 - 06:21:57 am

President, Association of Tourists Boat Operators and Water Transporters of Nigeria, Mr Ganiyu Tarzan, has warned residents of...

March 05, 2018 - 06:16:17 am

With more than 100 incidents of piracy in Nigerian waters in the last 12 months, piracy is becoming a more significant problem...

March 05, 2018 - 06:11:02 am

 Operator and Master of the 2003-built oil products tanker Sea Faith were convicted on February 26 for maintaining false and...

L-R: Chairman, Board of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA) and Chairman, Board of the Nigerian Ports Authority (NPA), Mr. Emmanuel Olajide Adesoye during the 2nd edition of the maritime Stakeholders’ interactive forum tagged: “Implementation of Executive Order I (Ease of Doing Business) in a secure maritime environment” held in Warri, Delta State last week.  

February 26, 2018 - 05:55:28 am

Two of the incidents took place within the same week of February, with both involving pirates firing upon the vessels in...

February 26, 2018 - 05:51:13 am

The Ministry of Transportation has received reports of investigation into two marine accidents, which occurred in Lagos and Delta...

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